Treasure Island

Paul Laurence Dunbar

(1872-1906 / Ohio / United States)

A Drowsy Day


THE air is dark, the sky is gray,
The misty shadows come and go,
And here within my dusky room
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  • Daniel Mapp (8/6/2012 8:57:00 AM)

    I enjoy this one. It reminds of a peaceful mediation in my living room, and a the coming of evening. And the time where my abstract thoughts speed and glide. (Report) Reply

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